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Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

David Quammen - Science - 2012 - 592 pages
“Science writing as detective story at its best.” —Jennifer Ouellette, Scientific American A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a Scientific American Best Book of the ...
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Monster of God: The Man-eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind

David Quammen - Nature - 2003 - 515 pages
The author laments the decline of the big predators--animals that are capable of stalking and killing humans--wondering how our psyches will be affected when the last of these ...
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Natural Acts: A Sidelong View of Science & Nature

David Quammen - Nature - 2008 - 350 pages
A new edition of the author's first work of nonfiction traces his journeys throughout natural regions of the world to pose such lively questions as the redeeming merits of ...
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The Flight of the Iguana: A Sidelong View of Science and Nature

David Quammen - Nature - 1998 - 302 pages
A naturalist/scientist introduces unusual creatures and their surprising habits, in a study that emphasizes the wealth of variety in the animal kingdom rather than the ...
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The Boilerplate Rhino: Nature in the Eye of the Beholder

David Quammen - Nature - 2001 - 288 pages
A collection of twentysix essays about the natural world captures the relationship between human and animal, with such topics as rattlesnakes and their handlers, and spiders ...
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